Bowfinger poster

DVD & Blu-ray Release Date

DVD: Bowfinger DVD release date is set for August 1, 2006. Dates do change so check back often as the release approaches.

Blu-ray: Bowfinger Blu-ray will be available the same day as the DVD. Blu-ray and DVD releases are typically released around 12-16 weeks after the theatrical premiere.

Digital: Bowfinger digital release from Amazon Video and iTunes will be available 1-2 weeks before the Blu-ray, DVD, and 4K releases. The estimate release date is July 2006. We will update this page with more details as they become available. The movie has been out for around since its theatrical release.

Bowfinger stars Steve Martin, Eddie Murphy, Heather Graham, Christine Baranski, Jamie Kennedy. View everything you need to know about the movie below.



IMDb Rating




Theater Date

August 13, 1999


Bobby Bowfinger has always dreamed of making his very own movie. Armed only with the script he’s worked a lifetime on and the help of his friends, Bobby sets out to make his film. But when the realities of real film making begin to set in, Bobby begins to cut corners by filming a movie star while incognito. Desperate to see his movie to production in spite of his minuscule budget, witness how far one man is willing to go to realize his dream.

PG-13 Rating

Bowfinger DVD/Blu-ray is rated PG-13. Parents are urged to be cautious. Some material may be inappropriate for pre-teenagers (under 13).


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The movie currently has a 6.4 out of 10 IMDb rating and 71 Metascore on Metacritic. We will continue to add and update review scores.



Box Office

$66.4 million





Theatrical Release Date: August 13, 1999
DVD & Blu-ray Release Date: August 1, 2006
Age Rating: PG-13
Runtime: 97 minutes
Budget: $55,000,000
Box Office: $66.4 million
Genre: Comedy
Language: English